vivo Unveils High-Performance V27 5G with Flagship-Level Cameras, Stylish Design

Johannesburg, South Africa, June 1, 2023

vivo, a global leading technology company, has unveiled the new V27 5G, the latest flagship-level portrait addition to its stylish V series. Equipped with an exclusive Aura Light Portrait System, stylish color designs, a high-performance 4nm chip, and a 120 Hz 3D curved screen, V27 5G is the complete smartphone for users looking to capture the delight in every portrait of their exciting lives.


"vivo constantly strives to develop leading technology such as the studio-level lighting effect of Aura Light Portrait System in its smartphones to improve performance and user experience. The latest V27 5G model comes with flagship-level cameras, video capabilities, and high-performance 4nm chip which will help users who lead an active social life capture and share special moments," said Spark Ni, Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer at vivo. "The V series smartphones are well-known for their aesthetic beauty and vivo has continued this strong tradition with Fluorite AG Glass with color changing effect on V27 5G. Looking ahead, vivo will continue to push the boundaries with its smartphones to ensure users enjoy the best experience."    


Capture exciting photography with flagship-level camera technology


People with active lives require cameras with groundbreaking hardware as well as software specifications. The Aura Light Portrait System of V27 5G provides natural night portraits thanks to its 50 MP OIS Ultra-Sensing rear camera, studio-level soft lighting effect, and portrait-enhancing capabilities. Featuring a flagship-level Sony IMX766V sensor, and exclusive Aura Light and Portrait algorithms working in tandem, the camera lights up great portraits at night. With Hybrid Image Stabilization (OIS + EIS) , it can perform stabilization computations and movements up to 10,000 times per second, giving users smoother, more stable, and clearer footage. The V27 5G also gives the best selfie experience in its class, thanks to its 50 MP AF Selfie Camera.


Additionally, the Real-Time Extreme Night Vision feature available in Night mode allows users to see how bright the image is in preview mode, providing a real-time view of the brightness level of the final image.


Stand out from the crowd with dynamic colors and stunning screen


Adhering to the stylish aesthetic for which V series is known, V27 5G has a beautiful design flow which gives it a dynamic, artistic, simple, and elegant look. The Magic Blue[1] edition adopt the Fluorite AG Glass with color-changing effect under UV light, giving them graceful yet distinctive appearances. The Noble Black edition also uses Fluorite AG Glass but with an embossed glitter texture on the surface that resembles stars in the night sky.


Furthermore, V27 5G has a 6.78" 3D curved screen which provides a more immersive and engaging visual experience with a refresh rate of 120 Hz, and ultra-high brightness and contrast.  In addition, V27 5G is the thinnest phone with 3D curved screen in vivo's history, with a 7.36mm thickness and weighing 180g[2], giving the phone a comfortable grip.


High-performance chip seamlessly switches between apps


V27 5G features a 4 nm advanced processor, Dimensity 7200, exceptionally low power consumption, higher processing speed, and a substantial performance boost over the previous generation of MediaTek chip.


Furthermore, V27 5G is equipped with Extended RAM[3] up to 8 GB, which means, for example, an 8 GB RAM phone has equivalent RAM of 16 GB.  Working in tandem, 4 nm chip to help people seamlessly switch between apps and store data.


Longer battery life provides more enjoyment


The battery of new V27 5G model allows users to continuously enjoy activities such as watching YouTube videos for up to 21 hours and playing games for up to 8 hours when fully charged. Coupled with vivo's in-house developed 66W FlashCharge technology and the further support of an advanced cooling system, the phone can be charged to 50% in only 19 minutes while the screen is off[4].. The battery lets users play videos, music, games or simply stay connected continuously for longer, and has twice the lifespan compared to the industry standard.


Overall, the V27 5G houses unparalleled features, setting a new standard for smartphone portrait photography and modern smartphone design. With the V27 5G, vivo has yet again demonstrated its commitment to innovation and excellence, cementing its position as an industry leader and pioneer.



About vivo


vivo is a technology company that creates great products based on a design-driven value, with smart devices and intelligent services as its core. The company aims to build a bridge between humans and the digital world. Through unique creativity, vivo provides users with an increasingly convenient mobile and digital life. Following the company's core values, which include Benfen*, user-orientation, design-driven value, continuous learning and team spirit, vivo has implemented a sustainable development strategy with the vision of developing into a healthier, more sustainable world-class corporation.


While bringing together and developing the best local talents to deliver excellence, vivo is supported by a network of R&D centers in Shenzhen, Dongguan, Nanjing, Beijing, Hangzhou, Shanghai and Xi'an, focusing on the development of state-of-the-art consumer technologies, including 5G, artificial intelligence, industrial design, imaging system and other up-and-coming technologies. vivo has also set up an intelligent manufacturing network (including those authorized by vivo), with an annual production capacity of nearly 200 million smartphones. As of now, vivo has branched out its sales network across more than 60 countries and regions, and is loved by more than 400 million users worldwide.


*"Benfen" is a term describing the attitude on doing the right things and doing things right – which is the ideal description of vivo's mission to create value for society.


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[1] Availability of product colors may vary by region.

[2] The thickness of Noble Black edition is 7.36mm, while the thickness of Magic Blue edition is 7.4mm. Actual dimensions and weight of each edition may differ due to variations in processes, measurement method, materials supplies.

[3] 8 GB extended RAM is realized by software.

[4] Charging data is based on vivo laboratory environmental tests. Actual charging speed is subject to actual usage and may vary depending on environmental and other factors.